All Events – August 2016 – ROUTES by Ronald Bunn

“The Voice of Living History through the Eyes of The Fabric of Emancipation” at the Morris-Jumel Mansion

As an art administrator, I often toy with how best to curate thought provoking conversations while at the same time advancing knowledge about how our pasts impact on the future. I’ve dug deeply to examine liberty and cultural identity through The Fabric … Read More

Donald Trump Organization to Ronald & Agnes Bunn “No Vacancies for Blacks”

The New York Times reports on how the Donald Trump Organzation in 1973 refused to rent an apartment in Flushing, Queens to Ronald and Agnes Bunn. Mr. Bunn is the online publisher of routes-mag.com. http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/28/us/politics/donald-trump-housing-race.html?smid=nytcore-ipad-share&smprod=nytcore-ipad&_r=0

Ronn’s Inspirational Video Recommendations – Malcolm Gladwell, Author of “Outliers”, Selwyn Collins 2013 interview of Terrance McKnight, and Sharon Quinn interview of Jeweler Sandy Baker

I would like to share some of the inspiring and educational videos I have, recently, had the opportunity to view: MALCOLM GLADWELL’s discussion of the foundations for success in “Outliers” has helped me to understand the processes leading to achievement. SELWYN … Read More

“WAR” — African-American family discovers African-American German family ties — Shhh! Peace! Be Still!

“WAR” by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins at Lincoln Center’s Claire Tow Theater closed July 3, 2016, but continues to play out in real life everywhere because the seeds of war reside in each of us. Formidable personalities emerge during a family crisis and … Read More

REVIEW: MOVABLE SHAKESPEARE UNDER THE STARS – “A WINTER’S TALE”

Through August 14, 2016, 7pm (120 minutes – No intermission) Castle Clinton (formerly Battery Park) Manhattan I had the most wonderful experience watching an outdoor performance of William Shakespeare’s “A Winter’s Tale” at Castle Clinton (at Bowling Green near South Ferry) … Read More

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